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July 28, 2014 | Nuclear Nonproliferation, Arms Control, Disarmament
Iran's legislature may take a more active role in nuclear diplomacy, potentially reducing Tehran's flexibility in talks on a global standoff, Asharq al-Awsat reports.
July 28, 2014 | Nuclear Weapons Programs
A senior North Korean military officer has threatened to launch nuclear arms at the White House and Defense Department, Agence France-Presse reports.
A U.S. ship has eliminated more than one-fourth of Syria's stockpile of a key ingredient for sarin nerve agent, Agence France-Presse reports.
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July 28, 2014 | Uranium Mining , Verification and Monitoring , Nuclear Trade and Commerce , Export Controls, Nuclear
India's pursuit of membership in an exclusive international nuclear-export trade group faces many challenges, according to one longtime expert.
Scotland may pay $1.7 billion over the next decade to care for the United Kingdom's fleet of nuclear-armed submarines, the Scottish Herald reports.
Existing rules for U.S. nuclear reactor safety are insufficient for minimizing the risk of a meltdown caused by an outside event, a new report says.
A U.S. agency restarted the first biological shipments suspended after it mistakenly sent out potentially dangerous materials, the Washington Post reports.
A U.N. agency said it requires more money to keep Iran's disputed nuclear program under tightened surveillance for four extra months, Reuters reports.
July 25, 2014 | Clara Ritger | Nuclear Nonproliferation, Arms Control, Disarmament
It's not usually hard to get lawmakers to agree to tough language on Iran, particularly when AIPAC is on board.
Quote of the Day
John Heaton, head of a local nuclear task force, asserting the Energy Department has not been transparent enough about plans to reopen a New Mexico nuclear waste site shuttered after a radiation leak.
What's so private about a recovery plan that it can't be published at this point?